Category: News

Noxapater to hold special election

From staff reports

The Town of Noxapater will hold a special election August 25 to fill the unexpired term of the late Jessie James Hudson.

Hudson died on Thursday, July 9.… Read more

Primary election tidbits as of 3 p.m. Tuesday

Gov. Phil Bryant, who faces challengers in both Tuesday’s Republican primary and November’s general election, had $2.8 million on hand at the end of July. Bryant’s primary opponent, Mitch Young, had $40.

• In one of Mississippi’s most expensive races … Read more

School supplies to be awarded

Prairie Opportunity, Inc. will issue school supplies to eligible families on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at the office located at 921 South Church Street, Louisville, MS  from 4:00 until 5:00 p.m. or until all supplies have been issued.… Read more

Legals – 08/05/15

STATE OF MISSISSIPPI
COUNTY OF KEMPER & WINSTON
TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, DOROTHEA GREEN, executed a Deed of Trust to Charles E. Smith, Trustee for the use and benefit of The Commercial Bank, which Deed of Trust was dated … Read more

Obituaries – 08/05/15

Ms. Wilma Jean Timmons
July 27, 2015
Funeral services for Ms. Wilma Jean Timmons, 79, were held at New Zion on Saturday, August 1, 2015, at 11 a.m. Burial at New Zion.

Ms. Timmons was a homemaker. Ms. Timmons died … Read more

Winston Plywood signs long term lease with county for former Roseburg property

Sitting left to right Dr. Richard Baldwin, Supervisor Mike Peterson
Standing left to right Gerald Mills, Hugh Hathorn.

From staff and press reports

After months of planning and negotiating, Mike Peterson representing the Winston County Board Supervisors, Gerald Mills, Winston County Economic Development Director and Dr. Richard Baldwin of Winston Plywood and Veneer signed a lease for the … Read more

Hospital demolition underway

Century construction works on deconstruction of the hospital building as the WMC staff and foundation look toward the future .

From press and staff reports

Demolition has begun at Winston Medical Center to replace the facilities that were destroyed by the EF4 tornado that struck Louisville on April 28, 2014.

“Demolition is expected to take 90 days” stated Paul Black, … Read more